Month: December 2009

Life With Attention Grabbing Twins

I take Bryce out to the grocery store and he gets some smiles and a couple of Hey Buddy’s.  I take Jada out, who is smaller and goes looking for attention, and she gets quite a few ahhhhh’s and how cute’s.  I take both of them together and we become local celebrities. Even though families with twins seem to be everywhere these… Read more →

Control Toy Clutter

Christmas is almost here and despite our requests for restraint from our friends and family we know our kids will get a new load of toys. Time to make room. We are not even six months into our new home and already it is cluttered with toys. Before we made the move we sold a pile of toys at our… Read more →

I’m Dreaming of a West Coast Winter

The past nine winters we have experienced the ‘Great White North’. Canada has earned its image of the land of ice and snow, where you need snow shoes and a dozen layers of thermal underwear just to venture outside on certain winter days. We have since moved from Calgary back to the Vancouver Island and this winter the snow shoes and… Read more →